Monthly Archives: October 2022

LRU Study Abroad Status Uncertain

By Kailyn Lunn, Editor-in-Chief La Roche University suspended the Study Abroad program in March 2020. Now, with access to a COVID-19 vaccine and international travel available again, is it time for the program to return to La Roche? “Whether you’re looking for a short-term travel course or a semester-long experience, La Roche University offers opportunities for you to broaden your

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Pittsburgh Steelers: Life After Ben

By Luke Schultheis, Layout and Sports Editor An era has ended.   Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger retired after 18 seasons, leading the team to a 165-81-1 record. He finished third all-time in fourth-quarter comebacks, fifth in passing yards, and eighth in passing touchdowns—all while never having a losing record. These are big shoes to fill.   The Steelers used their first-round draft

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La Roche University’s Active Shooter Protocol

By: Luke Schultheis, Layout and Sports Editor, and Max Robinette, Associate Editor Nine hundred and forty-eight school shootings have occurred since the Sandy Hook massacre in 2012. The Center for Homeland Defense and Security (CHDS) states that 52 active shooters have intruded on school campuses. The number of victims has increased each year, with 27 killed in 2020, 42 killed

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Student Reflects on Full-time Work

By Max Robinette, Associate Editor At the end of a creative nonfiction class in February, Professor Ed Stankowski pulled a newspaper out of his saddle bag. He opened it, folded it over, and held it up. In the classifieds, a large listing read: HIRING FULL-TIME REPORTER. “My wife gets this paper from work sometimes,” he said. “It’s a small paper

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